WG1 – Technical Platforms

Working Group 1 will 1) assess and validate the actual and potential capacities and output within existing technical platforms applying genome editing in plant research and plant breeding in both the public research sector as well as, whenever possible, the private R&D sector in Europe and beyond, 2) define and develop common research priorities, and 3) develop synergistic interactions with technical platforms related to sequencing technology and –omics technologies.

WG1 leader: Dr Thorben Sprink, thorben.sprink@julius-kuehn.de

WG1 vice leader: Dr Ruud de Maagd, Ruud.deMaagd@wur.nl